Bound to Lead: The Changing Nature of American Power
Annotation. Widely acclaimed and hotly contested, veteran journalist Eric Alterman's ambitious investigation into the true nature of the U.S. news media touched a nerve and sparked debate across the country. As the question of whose interests the media protects-and how-continues to raise hackles, Alterman's sharp, utterly convincing assessment cuts through the cloud of inflammatory rhetoric, settling the question of liberal bias in the news once and for all. Eye-opening, witty, and thoroughly and solidly researched, What Liberal Media? is required reading for media watchers, and anyone concerned about the potentially dangerous consequences for the future of democracy in America.
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Review: What Liberal Media?: The Truth about Bias and the NewsUser Review - Jeanette - Goodreads
This is an extremely dated book. The bias is so cherry picked in fact and in application that it's basically written for the choir. It doesn't begin to question the assumptions only liberals will ... Read full review
Review: What Liberal Media?: The Truth about Bias and the NewsUser Review - Scott Goddard - Goodreads
If you're looking for a light read, then I can assertively say this will not be an enjoyable book. If you're a national to any country other than the US, it will be even more difficult to read. All ... Read full review